The world's favorite toy building bricks were recently used to build a functioning printer.

BattleBricks has developed a fully functional 3-D printer made entirely from LEGO bricks. Inspired by the MakerBot 3-D printers, the MakerLegoBot uses LEGO Mindstorm NXT kits and motors, taking print instructions from a computer running a Java application. The MakerLegoBot was created using over 2400 bricks and can build basic 3D Lego models.

Watch it in action below:


[via Gizmodo]

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